A 37-year-old male asked:
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please provide a tip on how to ask your doctor about insomnia.

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Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Ignore: I can't fall asleep or stay asleep at night.
Answered on Apr 22, 2014
Dr. Barbara Lavi
34 years experience Clinical Psychology
Can: Can hypnosis offer medicine free treatment4difficulty falling asleep or reaching deep restful sleep.
Answered on Jun 7, 2014
Dr. Andrew Berry
13 years experience Clinical Psychology
Ignore: Explore with your doctor and psychotherapist how much anxiety pervades your life.
Answered on Feb 27, 2015

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